The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Billing in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Billing over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Billing
Rank 79 38 43
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +5
Contract jobs citing Billing 40 99 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.56% 3.96% 3.59%
As % of the General category 3.68% 9.18% 7.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 49 23
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£363 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £224 £152
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £555 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £350 £355
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £12.50 £21.75
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -42.52%
Billing
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

General Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
1086 1079 1141
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 42.32% 43.13% 47.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 569 472 444
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £225 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £388 £388
% change year-on-year
+2.19% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 15 22
Average hourly rate £18.75 £19.00 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% -37.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £16.00 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.45 £34.00 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%

Billing
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Billing across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Billing Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Billing
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Billing across the Berkshire region.

Billing Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Billing
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Billing across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Billing Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Billing
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Billing across the Berkshire region.

Billing Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Billing
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Billing within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -4 12 £375 -23.46% 4
Slough +2 8 £238 -32.14%
Bracknell -11 6 £400 +14.28% 1
Newbury -13 2 £363 +3.57% 1
Billing
South East

Billing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Billing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Billing.

1 69 (55.65%) Telecoms
2 38 (30.65%) CRM
3 25 (20.16%) Finance
4 24 (19.35%) Stakeholder Management
5 21 (16.94%) Oracle
6 18 (14.52%) Project Management
7 15 (12.10%) ITIL
7 15 (12.10%) Migration
8 13 (10.48%) User Acceptance Testing
8 13 (10.48%) 3G
8 13 (10.48%) Service Management
9 12 (9.68%) PRINCE2
10 11 (8.87%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (8.87%) Business Analysis
11 10 (8.06%) Enterprise Architecture
11 10 (8.06%) HP
12 9 (7.26%) Remedy
12 9 (7.26%) SS7
12 9 (7.26%) Retail
12 9 (7.26%) SIGTRAN
12 9 (7.26%) Unified Communications
13 8 (6.45%) 4G
13 8 (6.45%) TCP/IP
13 8 (6.45%) Siebel
13 8 (6.45%) MVNO
14 7 (5.65%) HP Quality Center
14 7 (5.65%) GSM
14 7 (5.65%) WebLogic
14 7 (5.65%) SLA
14 7 (5.65%) Risk Management

Billing
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Billing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Billing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (5.65%) WebLogic
2 4 (3.23%) WebLogic Portal
2 4 (3.23%) WebSphere
2 4 (3.23%) WebSphere Portal
3 1 (0.81%) Lync
3 1 (0.81%) CMS
3 1 (0.81%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (4.03%) MS Project
2 4 (3.23%) MS Office
2 4 (3.23%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.81%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.81%) OmniGraffle
3 1 (0.81%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (5.65%) Remedy ITSM
2 6 (4.84%) Oracle BRM
3 3 (2.42%) Oracle General Ledger
3 3 (2.42%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (2.42%) Oracle Payables
3 3 (2.42%) Oracle Cash Management
3 3 (2.42%) Oracle E-Business Tax
3 3 (2.42%) Oracle ERP
3 3 (2.42%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (2.42%) Changepoint
4 1 (0.81%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.81%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.81%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 13 (10.48%) 3G
2 9 (7.26%) SS7
2 9 (7.26%) SIGTRAN
2 9 (7.26%) Unified Communications
3 8 (6.45%) 4G
3 8 (6.45%) MVNO
3 8 (6.45%) TCP/IP
4 7 (5.65%) GSM
5 6 (4.84%) VoIP
5 6 (4.84%) Broadband
5 6 (4.84%) 2G
6 4 (3.23%) Wireless
7 3 (2.42%) Network Security
7 3 (2.42%) Diameter Protocol
7 3 (2.42%) Radio Access Network
7 3 (2.42%) Internet
8 2 (1.61%) OSPF
8 2 (1.61%) BGP
8 2 (1.61%) MGCP
8 2 (1.61%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.81%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (1.61%) JIRA
1 2 (1.61%) Axure RP
2 1 (0.81%) TestPartner
General
1 69 (55.65%) Telecoms
2 25 (20.16%) Finance
3 9 (7.26%) Retail
4 6 (4.84%) Back Office
5 5 (4.03%) Marketing
6 4 (3.23%) Banking
6 4 (3.23%) Legal
7 3 (2.42%) Multimedia
8 2 (1.61%) Interactive Media
9 1 (0.81%) Electronics
9 1 (0.81%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 29 (23.39%) Analyst
2 22 (17.74%) Architect
2 22 (17.74%) Business Analyst
3 15 (12.10%) Designer
4 13 (10.48%) Project Manager
5 12 (9.68%) Consultant
6 8 (6.45%) Solutions Architect
7 5 (4.03%) Solutions Designer
8 4 (3.23%) Process Analyst
8 4 (3.23%) Test Engineer
8 4 (3.23%) Infrastructure Manager
8 4 (3.23%) Technical Manager
8 4 (3.23%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 4 (3.23%) Test Leader
8 4 (3.23%) OSS Architect
8 4 (3.23%) Oracle Architect
9 3 (2.42%) Mobile Tester
9 3 (2.42%) Billing Analyst
9 3 (2.42%) ERP Consultant
9 3 (2.42%) Business Process Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.23%) WebCenter
2 3 (2.42%) J2EE
3 1 (0.81%) Web Services
3 1 (0.81%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.84%) User Experience
1 6 (4.84%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (4.84%) Data Centre
2 4 (3.23%) PMI
3 3 (2.42%) CMDB
3 3 (2.42%) Management Information System
3 3 (2.42%) Frameworx
4 2 (1.61%) GIS
4 2 (1.61%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (1.61%) Data Structures
4 2 (1.61%) IVR
4 2 (1.61%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (1.61%) Smart Meter
5 1 (0.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (0.81%) DTV
5 1 (0.81%) IPTV
5 1 (0.81%) Graphic Design
5 1 (0.81%) BYOD
5 1 (0.81%) Machine to Machine
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.03%) UNIX
2 3 (2.42%) Solaris
3 1 (0.81%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (30.65%) CRM
2 24 (19.35%) Stakeholder Management
3 18 (14.52%) Project Management
4 15 (12.10%) ITIL
4 15 (12.10%) Migration
5 13 (10.48%) Service Management
5 13 (10.48%) User Acceptance Testing
6 12 (9.68%) PRINCE2
7 11 (8.87%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (8.87%) Business Analysis
8 10 (8.06%) Enterprise Architecture
9 7 (5.65%) Release Management
9 7 (5.65%) Risk Management
10 6 (4.84%) Test Scripting
10 6 (4.84%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (4.03%) Technical Analysis
11 5 (4.03%) Data Migration
11 5 (4.03%) Product Management
11 5 (4.03%) Digital Marketing
11 5 (4.03%) eTOM
Programming Languages
1 5 (4.03%) C
2 3 (2.42%) C++
2 3 (2.42%) Java
2 3 (2.42%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (4.03%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 5 (4.03%) Security Cleared
2 4 (3.23%) SC Cleared
2 4 (3.23%) PMI Certification
2 4 (3.23%) ISTQB
3 2 (1.61%) CCSA
3 2 (1.61%) CCSE
3 2 (1.61%) CCNP
3 2 (1.61%) ISEB
3 2 (1.61%) CISSP
3 2 (1.61%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (1.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (1.61%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 1 (0.81%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.65%) SLA
2 4 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.61%) ProxySG
2 1 (0.81%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (5.65%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (4.03%) Netcool
3 2 (1.61%) FortiGate
4 1 (0.81%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 21 (16.94%) Oracle
2 10 (8.06%) HP
3 9 (7.26%) Remedy
4 8 (6.45%) Siebel
5 6 (4.84%) Cisco
5 6 (4.84%) SAP
5 6 (4.84%) Amdocs
5 6 (4.84%) Pega
6 5 (4.03%) IBM
6 5 (4.03%) Infovista
7 4 (3.23%) TIBCO
7 4 (3.23%) BMC
7 4 (3.23%) Sitecore
7 4 (3.23%) Adobe
8 2 (1.61%) F5
8 2 (1.61%) Verint
8 2 (1.61%) Blue Coat
8 2 (1.61%) CheckPoint
9 1 (0.81%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.81%) Cognizant
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